"Travelling Talks" is the first in a series of events introducing inspiring people who have promoted cultural life all over Estonia. Often stemming from grassroots movements, these citizen initiatives have enriched culture and brought life into remote places that are situated away from regional capitals.
After the introduction from Ilona Gurjanova
, the founder of Tallinn Design Festival, the Buddhist monks
living in Aegna, Slovenian urbanist Matej Nikšič
, Mari Kalkun
from Viitina, Ave Alavainu
from Kärdla, the rejuvenator of Põhjala Factory Liisi Serk
, Aljona Suržikova
from Käru and Taavi Tamberg
from Lindi Külaselts present their stories. The event is part of the European project SMOTIES (Human Cities - Creative works with small and remote places).
The event will be moderated by the designer Karl Joonas Alamaa